We work with developing countries on their Technology Needs and Action Plans to achieve national Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Agreement

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The TNA project is implemented by the United Nations Environment Programme and the UNEP DTU Partnership on behalf of the Global Environment Facility.

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Regional Technology Brief - Latin America & the Caribbean

The Technology Needs Assessment project has included twenty-two countries in the Latin America and Caribbean region, the objective being to assess and articulate countries’ technology needs in relation to climate change. Find out about the regional needs in terms of climate change technologies for adaptation and mitigation in the brief below.

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New report: Enhanced taxonomy for adaptation technologies

Our report "Enhanced taxonomy for adaptation technologies", developed in collaboration with Green Technology Center Korea is now online.

May 3rd, 2021

Caribbean twin islands kickstart TNA

St. Kitts and Nevis take the first steps towards identifying climate technology for adaptation and mitigation, and towards crucial climate action.

April 28th, 2021

Linking TNAs and NDCs to enable technology transfer

The information that TNAs provide about the potential, ability and scale of climate change technologies can play a unique role in the formulation and implementation of NDCs, through technology transfer.

April 13th, 2021

2020: Highlights from the TNA project

2020 was a year of great achievements for the Global Technology Needs Assessment (TNA) project. Despite the pandemic circumstances, countries involved in the TNA process made great progress, and the year was marked by a number of online events and publication launches that generated great interest from policy-makers, academia, businesses and NGOs worldwide.

February 15th, 2021


What are Technology needs Assessments? Different project stakeholders comment on the TNA process and how its results are used by countries.


Download our brochure on stories from the Technology Needs Asessments

This publication provides a new set of success stories on how countries have used their TNAs and TAPs to advance the implementation of climate technologies.

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